The lateral septum encodes spatial information with a special emphasis on where the reward lies.
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Despite closing campus locations, the MIT Libraries continue to provide vital support for teaching, learning, and research.
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A specialized MRI sensor reveals the neurotransmitter’s influence on neural activity throughout the brain.
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The same neurons responsible for encoding reward also form new memories to suppress fearful ones.
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Focusing awareness on the present moment can enhance academic performance and lower stress levels.
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Noninvasive treatment improves memory and reduces amyloid plaques in mice.
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Machine learning network offers personalized estimates of children’s behavior.
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Study reveals how, when a synapse strengthens, its neighbors weaken.
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MIT researchers find that encountering novel contexts cues the brain to churn out neurogranin.
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Taking time to understand underlying causes of stress can help children escape debilitating health effects, symposium speakers argue.
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